Salah, Osimhen Among Top 10 Transfer Sagas Expected in the 2024 Summer

Salah, Osimhen Among Top 10 Transfer Sagas Expected in the 2024 Summer

Chukwu Ikechukwu
February 25, 2024 at 6:04 AM
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  • African players will be among the most sought-after in Europe this summer
  • Two stars who could be on the move are Mohamed Salah and Victor Osimhen
  • the summer transfer window will open in on Wednesday 14 June

Mohamed Salah and Victor Osimhen could be among the superstars reportedly set to make huge transfers when the summer transfer window opens at the end of the season.

The Liverpool and Napoli superstars have been rumoured to be on the radar of some of Europe’s biggest clubs, and some Saudi Arabian teams are also in the running for their signatures.

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Mohamed Salah is yet to reach an agreement with Liverpool for a contract extension and he could leave the Reds at the end of the season. Photo by MB Media.
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According to 90MIN, the Saudi Pro League will be back for Salah in the coming transfer window after offering upwards of £150m-200m for him last summer, which was rejected by the Reds.

On the other hand, Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has disclosed that Osimhen is expected to depart the club this summer, with rumours pointing to a move to the Premier League.

Here, Sports Brief lists the top expected transfer sagas for the upcoming summer transfer window and the reigning and former Africa Footballer of the Year winners top it.

Top 10 summer transfer sagas expected

  1. Mohamed Salah
  2. Victor Osimhen
  3. Joshua Kimmich
  4. Rafael Leao
  5. Alphonso Davies
  6. Jadon Sancho
  7. Ivan Toney
  8. Frenkie de Jong
  9. Lucas Paqueta
  10. Joao Palhinha

Osimhen warned against joining Arsenal

Meanwhile, Arsenal legend Theirry Henry has pleaded with Super Eagles forward Osimhen not to join Arsenal if he aspires to move to the Premier League in the summer, PUNCH NG reports.

The Gunners are among the top clubs reportedly interested in signing the Napoli forward next summer as they continue to build a championship-winning squad at the Emirates.

Henry, a Champions League winner with Barcelona in 2009, urged Osimhen to prove himself in other European leagues, with Paris Saint-Germain also interested in the Nigerian striker.

Chelsea send scouts for Osimhen

Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Chelsea are determined to beat Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain to the signature of Osimhen and have sent their scouts to watch the Nigerian forward.

The Blues scouts were present in the stands as the Nigerian bagged a goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16's first-leg tie against Barcelona.

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Chukwu Ikechukwu Godwin is a journalist with over 9 years of experience in the Nigerian media industry. He has worked both in Radio (Today FM, Rhythm FM, Wish FM) and Television (Silverbird TV) as a Sports Analyst..